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Ryder Honors 2013 Top Technicians in North America

August 9, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News, Safety, Technology
Ryder Honors 2013 Top Technicians in North America

Ryder System Inc., a leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, this week announced the winners of its 2013 Top Technician Recognition Program. Eligible participants for the national award are selected from Ryder’s team of nearly 4,800 U.S. and Canadian-based technicians and each is measured on technical training qualifications, [...]

Ryder Reports Increase in Q2 Revenues

July 23, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News
Ryder Reports Increase in Q2 Revenues

Ryder System Inc. said today that total revenue for the second quarter of 2013 was $1.60 billion — up 3 percent from $1.56 billion in the same period last year. Operating revenue (revenue excluding Fleet Management Solutions fuel and all subcontracted transportation) was $1.31 billion, up 4 percent compared with [...]

Ryder Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend

July 15, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

The board of directors of Ryder System have declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 per share of common stock, to be paid on Sept. 20, 2013, to shareholders of record on Aug. 19, 2013. The dividend reflects a $.03 increase from the $0.31 cash dividend Ryder had been [...]

Ryder Opens a Pair of LCNG Fueling Stations in California

July 12, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News

Ryder System, Inc. has opened the first natural gas fueling stations in its North American network to serve both the general public and Ryder lease and rental customers. Located at two of Ryder’s maintenance and fueling facilities in Orange and Fontana, Calif., the Liquefied to Compressed Natural Gas (LCNG) stations [...]

Ryder Attracts New Drivers With More Home Time

July 9, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News
Ryder Attracts New Drivers With More Home Time

Ryder System Inc., which provides truck rental, supply chain management and fleet management services, says it has discovered that more time at home, a stable schedule and predictable pay are all benefits that attract new job candidates looking for professional driving careers. Ryder employs about 6,000 drivers in the U.S. [...]

Ryder Provides 66 Fuel-efficient Trucks to Food Authority

July 8, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News
Ryder Provides 66 Fuel-efficient Trucks to Food Authority

Ryder System, Inc. is adding 66 new fuel-efficient heavy-duty vehicles to the fleet of Food Authority, a family-owned and operated food service provider that distributes produce and grocery products to seven East Coast states and the District of Columbia. These refrigerated vehicles have been specified with Certified Clean Idle engines [...]

Ryder Takes Delivery of 39 Natural Gas Vehicles

July 1, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fuel, News
Ryder Takes Delivery of 39 Natural Gas Vehicles

Ryder System, Inc., a leader in commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions, has begun to take delivery of 39 light- and medium-duty compressed natural gas (CNG) vehicles, which will be the first of their kind in North America available for lease or rent. The vehicles include 20 Greenkraft cab-over [...]

Ryder Recognizes Top Carriers of the Year

June 13, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Ryder System Inc., a leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, today announced its top carrier selections for the 2012 Ryder Carrier Quality Award. This award acknowledges on-time performance, claims handling, customer service, technology applications, economic value and innovation. Ryder purchases and/or executes more than $4.3 billion annually in [...]

Ryder Exec Honored at SCM Conference

June 12, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News

Stephen Dean, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Ryder Supply Chain Solutions, has received the “Driven to Deliver” award in Supply Chain Excellence of the Year at the Global Supply Chain Management (SCM) Leaders on Demand Conference in Atlanta, Ga. The “Driven to Deliver” award was presented to [...]

Ryder Sponsors Alternative Clean Transportation Expo

June 10, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News

Ryder System Inc. is a platinum sponsor of the 2013 Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, scheduled June 24 through 27 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. The event is North America’s largest alternative fuel and clean vehicle technology conference and expo, and Ryder execs Scott Perry, [...]